WHY I GAVE UP SUGAR & DAIRY

Dairy When it was first suggested by a colleague over ten years ago that I stop drinking milk, I said no straight away. I loved milk and was not prepared to give it up. They say dairy (like sugar) is addictive and like any addiction; you have to want to give it up. At that…

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MY NATUROPATHY RESULTS

When I started this blog, I was adamant that I was going to find the answer to all my skin problems through changing my diet. Most of my inspiration had come from the people who I followed on instagram who suffered with skin disorders and in some cases life threatening illnesses. They wrote about how…

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LED FACE MASKS

A real turning point in my journey to clear skin was when I first discovered the effectiveness of LED lights for acne. I was invited to try it by EF MEDI SPA in London and like most things, I was sceptical with no expectations to see results. The lamp that they used was called DermaLux and by all…

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ENVIRON FACIAL FOR ACNE SCARRING

Today I treated my skin to an Environ Facial. There is nothing quite like being pampered on a heated bed whilst it is cold and raining outside! When it comes to having facials, I am very particular about which skincare brand is used. If I don’t like the products or the treatment hasn’t come recommended…

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5 SUPPLEMENTS TO PREVENT ACNE

Over the last few weeks I have increased my intake of fresh fruit and vegetables and cut out foods high in sugar and dairy. While I would prefer to get all of my nutrients from food, sometimes it isn’t always possible to eat a variety of fresh, vitamin and mineral rich fish, fruit and vegetables all week…

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THE IMPORTANCE OF BEAUTY SLEEP

How many times have you wished that your acne will be gone before you go to sleep? When my skin was really bad, the first thing I would do in the morning was touch my face to check if my skin felt as painful as the night before. Sometimes I would notice that my cheek…

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EATING MY WAY TO CLEARER SKIN

Food intolerances are responsible for a lot of us experiencing breakouts and if you suffer with IBS (irritable bowel syndrome) like me; you will probably find that the relationship between your skin and your gut health is very closely linked. A lot of the blemished beauties out there have heard that there are some foods…

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